Elites at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon

We all love to cheer for charity athletes and those we know and love as they race the 26.2 miles of the Bank of...

2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Application Period Opens March 8

Photo by Emily Stone CHICAGO - Today the Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced that runner applications will be accepted for the 2016 event beginning...

Half Marathon Record Set

PRESS RELEASE: KENOSHA, WI (May 6, 2014) — Noah Bliss, 10, set the half marathon age-10 world record at the sixth annual Wisconsin Marathon on May...

Smartwool Launches Chicago Pop-Up Shop

Smartwool, one of the outdoor industry’s leading apparel brands, will open the brand’s first pop-up shop on Thursday, Nov. 10 in Chicago’s iconic Water...

Bank of America Chicago Marathon Delays Registration

In an email last night the Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced they would be delaying the opening of the registration lottery. The lottery...

Harper Hosting Region IV Cross Country Championships on Saturday

Photo by Jim Cummins Harper College will be the site of the top junior college talent in Illinois, as the National Junior College Athletic Association...

Bank of America Chicago Marathon Brings Back ‘Rabbits”’ for Elite Competition

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon in 2018 will re-introduce pacers, called "“rabbits”," into the elite competition after breaking from the tradition for the...

Where Are They Now: Joanna Zeiger

OLYMPIAN TRIATHLETE AND IRONMAN CHAMPION Nick name: JZ Hometown: San Diego, Calif. Lived in Chicago: 1993-1995 Now Living in: Boulder, Colo. Family: Husband, Mark Shenk and...

Joan Benoit Samuelson and Deena Kastor to Run 2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced today that two of the best-known American runners, Joan Benoit Samuelson and Deena Kastor, will compete in...

Man to Run 15 Hours to Give Water to Children in Need

In honor of the longest day of the year, a man will run from sunrise to sunset to raise money for Team World Vision,...